Pastor Woodrow Walker, II is the Founder and Senior Pastor of Abundant Life Church in Lithonia, Georgia Ordained in 1963, Pastor Walker served in ministry in the St. Louis, Missouri area before relocating to Atlanta, Georgia in 1978. In 1980, under the guidance and inspiration of the Holy Spirit, Pastor Walker founded Abundant Life Church with a global vision of bridging the gap, changing mindsets and transforming cultures to the standard of Christ.
A Bible teacher, preacher, evangelist, and disciple maker, Pastor Walker is committed to the defense of Scriptural integrity and spreading of Christ's message of reconciliation and revival throughout the world. In pursuit of this calling, he continues to fulfill pulpit responsibilities in many parts of the world and has been on many ministry platforms as a conference speaker.
His ministry travels have taken him to Africa, Asia, Europe, South America and the Caribbean. With a heart for missions,Pastor Woodrow Walker has also traveled with his missions teams and planted and supported churches in different parts of the world.
Pastor Woodrow Walker is also the Founder and Chairman of Global Visionaries Network (GVN), a global ministry designed to employ effective mission's renewal methodology to impact global marketplace climate and behavior through biblically consistent ethics. His hearts desire is to enlist, equip, empower and engage Christians in the marketplace with competencies and value-based principles resulting in personal, spiritual and professional prosperity so they can impact those within their sphere of influence.
His lifetime of committed Christian leadership has been recognized by his colleagues, DeKalb County, the State of Georgia and academic institutions. Pastor Woodrow Walker has over twelve churches under his leadership as well as providing leadership to several Christian groups including the Fellowship of Metro Atlanta Churches (FMAC).
He serves on several boards including: Missions Overseas Short Team (MOST), Beulah Heights Bible College, Project Impact and a Founding Board Member of the South Dekalb Church Federal Credit Union. He is one of the Chaplains of the Georgia State Patrol and Founder and President of Atlanta Save Our Youth (ASOY).
Pastor Walker enjoys the life he shares with his loving wife, Francine, and their three wonderful children: Krista, Kerys and Woodrow, III.